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coming

Saltos de línea: com¦ing
Pronunciación: /ˈkʌmɪŋ
 
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Definición de coming en inglés:

adjetivo

[attributive]
1Due to happen or just beginning: work is due to start in the coming year
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • It was a lovely occasion and it is hoped to hold a similar event in the coming months.
  • The couple said they will be organising lots of fundraising events over the coming year.
  • What hints have been dropped in the past two issues about the events of the coming months?
Sinónimos
2Likely to be important or successful in the future: he was the coming man of French racing
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • But the coming man of national Democratic politics, says the Observer, is the little-known boss of The Bronx.
  • The coming man of English rugby talks to Matt about his two conversions: from league to union; and from drinker to thinker.

sustantivo

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An arrival or approach: the coming of a new age
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Sure that I was grateful for this new day and it's new comings.
  • Tellingly, it was to humble shepherds that the coming of Christ was first revealed.
  • The coming of oil rapidly changed this to one of rising employment and population.
Sinónimos

Frases

coming of age

1
The age or occasion when one formally becomes an adult: time was when being offered a drink for the first time was a rite of passage, a coming of age
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Moreover, a generation of local architects who have been educated abroad is coming of age.
  • A decade later, a new group of scholars is coming of age.
  • Bambara's feisty girls are not diminutive characters, to be outgrown with the coming of age of the movement.

coming and going (or comings and goings)

2
Busy, active movements of many people, especially in and out of a place: yesterday’s comings and goings outside Number 10
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • I like the noise and bustle and the comings and goings.
  • Like a series of fishtanks, the interior is constantly animated by the comings and goings of building users and staff.
  • Yet I could have constructed a timetable of their comings and goings, their daily habits and activities.

not know if one is coming or going

3
informal Be confused, especially as a result of being very busy.
Example sentences
  • Well - that's been one heck of a week and I don't know if I'm coming or going!
  • My body is doing so many odd things I don't know if I'm coming or going.
  • I have watched my husband take a significant pay cut and seen his schedule sliced and diced till he doesn't know if he's coming or going.

Words that rhyme with coming

becoming, forthcoming, mumming, up-and-coming

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